Tipu Tree (Tipuana Tipu):
As one of the best shade trees available, this semi-deciduous South American native has beautiful yellow blooms, a high canopy, and thrives in intense heat and cold (22°F). The Tipu offers beauty and shade and can be used in a wide variety of landscaping options.
Requires occasional watering, more during periods of extreme heat
Average Landscape Size:
Medium to large tree with at 20-30 foot spread and 20-30 foot height
Great shade, golden spring blooms, fast growing, drought tolerant
Late spring to early summer